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Brentford FC
Brentford FC's Indoor Pitch Meets Opposition

Proposed facility on Jersey Road is on Metropolitan Open Land

Watermans Park Friends Plan Community Garden
Watermans Park Friends Plan Community Garden

Group releases aerial drone footage to showcase the park

How My Father
How My Father's Film Career Outdid John Wayne

Brentford West councillor Guy Lambert reports back

Hounslow FoodBox Extends On-site Allotments
Hounslow FoodBox Extends On-site Allotments

Food grown in donated knee-high planters will be distributed to residents

Ribbon Cut on Upper Butts Accessible Housing Scheme
Ribbon Cut on Upper Butts Accessible Housing Scheme

Six new units built on former garage site

Heathrow Airport to Publish Revised Strategy Shortly
Heathrow Airport to Publish Revised Strategy Shortly

Campaigners fear measures will be introduced to increase capacity

Vehicles Scrapped Due to ULEZ to Be Sent to Ukraine
Vehicles Scrapped Due to ULEZ to Be Sent to Ukraine

Consignment includes 50 decommissioned ambulances

Ruth Cadbury Praises Work of Clayponds Volunteers
Ruth Cadbury Praises Work of Clayponds Volunteers

MP recently paid a visit to foodbank at local community centre

Hounslow Council Confirms Rent Rise for Tenants
Hounslow Council Confirms Rent Rise for Tenants

7.7% increase comes along with increase in fuel and services charges

Bid To Turn Great West House into Storage Facility
Bid To Turn Great West House into Storage Facility

Owner wants flexibility to switch from office space

Chris Packham Testifies at Isleworth Trial of Activist
Chris Packham Testifies at Isleworth Trial of Activist

Cressida Gethin could be jailed for Just Stop Oil M25 protest

Hounslow Council Dips into Reserves to Avoid Spending Cuts
Hounslow Council Dips into Reserves to Avoid Spending Cuts

Government blamed for tax bills rising by maximum

Brentford FC Accounts Show Club in Rude Health
Brentford FC Accounts Show Club in Rude Health

New stadium value increased to over £100million as income rises

Local London Overground Service Now the Mildmay Line
Local London Overground Service Now the Mildmay Line

Name chosen is of a hospital in Shoreditch specialising in HIV

Final Approval Given for West Mid Diagnostic Centre
Final Approval Given for West Mid Diagnostic Centre

Work on £80 million facility due to start in coming months

Grasshoppers
Grasshoppers' Music Festival Plan Faces Pushback

Licence sought to host events with up to 3,000 attendees at rugby club

Approval Sought for Gunnersbury Park Humanitarian Aid Memorial
Approval Sought for Gunnersbury Park Humanitarian Aid Memorial

Series of linked figures would be placed near Round Pond

Great West Road Storage Facility Approved
Great West Road Storage Facility Approved

Councillors give go ahead for eleven storey building by Ealing Road

More Details Emerge on New Tenant for Old Morrisons
More Details Emerge on New Tenant for Old Morrisons

Announcement expected later this month

Call Out to Help Build West London
Call Out to Help Build West London's LGBTQ+ Archives

With documents, pictures, or anything that could be donated to local collections

Musical Museum Says it is
Musical Museum Says it is 'on Brink of Closure'

Venue issues emergency appeal for support to secure its future

Brentford
Brentford 'Gangster' Convicted of Murdering Rapper

Courtney Ellis found guilty of involvement in gunning down Craig Small

Sewage from Mogden to Be Used to Heat Homes
Sewage from Mogden to Be Used to Heat Homes

Sludge to be converted into gas at the Isleworth treatment plant

Would You Be Interested in Becoming a Friend of Carville Hall Park?
Would You Be Interested in Becoming a Friend of Carville Hall Park?

Attempt being made to form a group of volunteers

Fury as Minister Overrules Inspector on Tesco/Homebase
Fury as Minister Overrules Inspector on Tesco/Homebase

Approval given to scheme against recommendation of public inquiry

Watermans Scheme
Watermans Scheme 'Still on Track to Happen'

Assurances given that the project is not about to be scrapped

Everyman Cinema Plans Brentford Opening Says Ballymore
Everyman Cinema Plans Brentford Opening Says Ballymore

Three screen venue could come to the Brentford Project this autumn

Northumberland Estates Loses Park Road Allotment Appeal
Northumberland Estates Loses Park Road Allotment Appeal

Refused permission to build housing on Isleworth site

Girl Hit By Bus Wing Mirror on Brentford High Street
Girl Hit By Bus Wing Mirror on Brentford High Street

TfL dismisses claims that cycleway works to blame

Plan Submitted for Massive Sega Redevelopment Scheme
Plan Submitted for Massive Sega Redevelopment Scheme

Brentford Works will contain 916 flats and reach 19 storeys high

Mayor Hopeful of Averting London Overground Strike
Mayor Hopeful of Averting London Overground Strike

RMT members planning walkouts in February and March

Funding Boost for Brentford Community Boat House Plan
Funding Boost for Brentford Community Boat House Plan

Proposal one of 23 projects being backed by Active Thames

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Planners Give Green Light To New Firestone House Plan
Planners Give Green Light To New Firestone House Plan

Deem proposal worthy success to iconic building formerly on the site

Details of Latest Proposals for Heidelberg Site Revealed
Details of Latest Proposals for Heidelberg Site Revealed

Second stage of consultation over Montgomery Court development

Minister Gives Green Light for Watermans Relocation
Minister Gives Green Light for Watermans Relocation

Permission granted for development of riverside flats

Can Brentford Digest the Huge Looming Supply of Flats?
Can Brentford Digest the Huge Looming Supply of Flats?

Local agents offer differing assessments of the market so far this year

'The Problem With Brentford is Nobody Wants To Leave'

Estate agents react to dire figures for property market sales

Community

New Home Proposed for the Brentford Fountain
New Home Proposed for the Brentford Fountain

Brentford Voice wants to relocate it to the Sega redevelopment

Film Brings Vanished Brentford Community Back to Life
Film Brings Vanished Brentford Community Back to Life

John Dale says his video shows the longstanding unique spirit of the area

A Look Inside St. Lawrence
A Look Inside St. Lawrence's Church At Last

Brentford's oldest building opened to the public for first time in 25 years

TW8
TW8's Population Set To Increase By 40% in a Decade

Call to action from Brentford Voice to help shape area in time of rapid change

Council Report Highlights Risk To Homes in Brentford
Council Report Highlights Risk To Homes in Brentford

Over a 1,000 properties could flood in 'once in a century' weather event

Over Seven Years to Rebuild Brentford
Over Seven Years to Rebuild Brentford's High Street

Initial demolition to be complete by end of the year

Does The Quest for the Holy Grail End in Isleworth?
Does The Quest for the Holy Grail End in Isleworth?

Claim made that sacred relic is buried in secret crypt under local river